New Job State Government Relations Associate In Massachusetts

State Government Relations Associate
State Government Relations Associate

State Government Relations Associate

Company : Commonwealth Care Alliance
Salary : Details not provided
Location : Massachusetts

Full Description

  • Serves as key staff support to the Director of Government Relations and Advocacy and the Vice President of Government Relations.
  • Work in collaboration with the Director to build productive relationships with State government leaders, agency staff, and regulators.
  • Assist with strategic communications, such as testimony, briefings, memos, and talking points related to government relations activities/Medicaid policy issues and related trends happening in Massachusetts and across the country, often working with the Policy team.
  • Provide logistical support including preparation of briefings and coordination with district and legislative offices and agencies.
  • Participates in planning for department and organizational events to increase the advocacy skills of staff and their knowledge of important public policies.
  • Collaborate on drafting of press releases, speeches, presentations, messages to the Board, letters-to-editors when requested.
  • Assists the Director to ensure that issues are communicated quickly and accurately to appropriate internal personnel and government partners.
Required:
Bachelor's Degree in relevant field or equivalent combination of education, training and experience

Required:
  • Passionate and committed to working on behalf of populations with complex needs.
  • Excellent collaboration, problem-solving and organizing skills.
  • Knowledge of federal, state and local legislative processes.
Preferred:
Knowledge of Medicaid, Medicare, and health care issues preferred.

Required:
English

Required:
In-state travel to meet with stakeholders.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled